Harold E. Aldrich

Print Article

July 12, 1930 – November 1, 2017

Harold E. Aldrich, 87, a Moses Lake resident since 1960, was called to His Lord Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 at Samaritan Hospital, with his family by his side. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 at Guarding Angels Cemetery, 2595 Road L NE. Memorial services will follow at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church, 746 S. Ironwood. Please sign the online guestbook or leave a note for the family at www.kayserschapel.com. Arrangements are in care of Kayser’s Chapel & Crematory.

He was born on July 12, 1930 in Independence, Kansas to Leslie and Lola (Jackson) Aldrich. Harold went on to graduate high school as well as Jr. College and achieving his Bachelor and Master’s Degree from Pittsburg State University, where he met Dorothy Conner whom he married July 25, 1952.

After starting their family, sons Richard and Daniel and daughter, Valorie, they moved to Moses Lake in 1960 where he fathered another son, Barry. He furthered his career in education by joining the Moses Lake School District until his retirement in 1985.

Aside from being an educator, he became a dedicated member of the United Methodist Church and a longtime member of the Moses Lake Chapter of Toastmasters.

Harold enjoyed many things in life, but photography, traveling, sketching and music where among his top activities and hobbies.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Dorothy, his daughter Valorie (Ken) Oliver and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Charles, his sister Lois and his three sons Richard, Daniel and Barry.

Print Article

Read More Obituaries

Lianna M. Bain

January 19, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald November 21, 1994 – December 17, 2017 Lianna Michelle Bain “Li,” 23, daughter, sister and dear friend to all, earned her angel wings on Dec. 17, 2017 in Baltimore, Md. She was born Nov. 21, 1994 in...

Comments

Read More

Bonnie Irene Youngblood Solders Pickthorn

January 19, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald February 18, 1923 – January 9, 2018 Bonnie Irene Youngblood Solders Pickthorn, 94 passed into the outstretched arms of her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Bonnie was born February 18, 19...

Comments

Read More

Shirley Scott-Hansen

January 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald March 18, 1944 – January 15, 2018 Shirley Scott-Hansen passed away peacefully Monday morning surrounded by her husband, her children, and beloved friends Dave and Betty. Shirley was born in Snohomis...

Comments

Read More

Dorothy Lee (Pitsinger) Walker

January 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald Dorothy Lee (Pitsinger) Walker, 83, died Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 in Oxford, Ohio. Dorothy is survived by her children Benny Otto of Moses Lake, Wash., Valerie Johnson of Camden, Lottie (Jerry) Harsh...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(509) 765-4561
PO Box 910
Moses Lake, WA 98837

©2018 Columbia Basin Herald Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X